Passenger in traffic stop arrested on drug charges

Monday afternoon at approximately 2:20, Kentucky State Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in Beech Creek, in Muhlenberg County, after the driver was observed not wearing a seat belt.

The driver of the Mitsubishi Galant, Alicia Brown, of Morgantown, was cited for failure to wear seatbelt and driving on an expired driver’s license. Further investigation revealed that a passenger, 33 year-old Angle Conkright, of Bowling Green, was in possession of methamphetamine and marijuana.

Conkright was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance (meth) and possession of marijuana. She’s being held in the Muhlenberg County Detention Center.

By Ken Howlett, News Director

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